Senior Vice President, Legal Reform Policy
US Chamber Institute for Legal Reform (Washington, DC)
MATTHEW D. WEBB is Senior Vice President for Legal Reform Policy at U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform. Matt Webb oversees the development and advocacy of the ILR’s position and policy on key federal legal reform issues such as securities litigation, preemption, alternative dispute resolution mechanisms, class action reform, Tobacco-Medicaid litigation, the False Claims Act, and attorney fee shifting, among other issues such as shareholder activism and campaign finance reform. Prior to joining ILR, he was research director for Safe Streets, a not-for-profit foundation focusing on criminal justice reform. He is a member of the bar of the State of Maryland and graduated magna cum laude from American University’s Washington College of Law where he was an Articles Editor on the Law Review. Matt also holds a B.A. degree in Political Science from the University of Colorado and volunteers his free-time as a firefighter and paramedic in Northern Virginia.